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ID: 500011430
 
Record Type: Person
Pourbus, Pieter Jansz. (Dutch painter, cartographer, 1523/1524-1584, active in Flanders)

Note: Dutch painter active in Flanders. He went to Bruges, where in 1543 he became a freeman of the Company of Painters. Married Anna Blondeel 1544 in Bruges. Known as both a cartographer and painter of portraits and religious scenes. He was formerly believed to be a separate prson from Pieter Pourbus born 1543, based on flaws in documentation and the vastly different styles of Pieter as cartographer and Pieter as painter.

Names:
Pourbus, Pieter Jansz. (preferred,V,index)
Pieter Jansz. Pourbus (V,display)
Pourbus, Pieter (V)

Nationalities:
Dutch (preferred)
Netherlandish
North Netherlandish
Flemish

Roles:
artist (preferred)
painter
draftsman
cartographer
surveyor
civil engineer
portraitist
religious artist

Gender: male

Birth and Death Places:
Born:  Gouda (South Holland, Netherlands) (inhabited place)
Died:  Bruges (West-Vlaanderen, Flanders, Belgium) (inhabited place)

Events:
guilded:   1543  Bruges (West-Vlaanderen, Flanders, Belgium) (inhabited place)
active:   Flanders, historical (Europe) (former nation/state/empire)

Related People or Corporate Bodies:
grandparent of ....  Pourbus, Frans, the younger  
..........................  (Flemish painter, 1569-1622) [500008791]
member of ....  Pourbus family  
................  (Flemish artists, active 16th-early 17th centuries) [500121825]
parent of ....  Pourbus, Frans, the elder  
................  (Flemish painter, 1545-1581) [500024001]
possibly identified with ....  Pourbus, Pieter  
............................................  (Flemish painter, 1543-1583) [500079770]
student of ....  Blondeel, Lancelot  
..................  (South Netherlandish painter, designer, and architect, 1488-1581) [500014638]
teacher of ....  Claeissins, Anthuenis  
..................  (Flemish painter, ca. 1536-1613) [500012881]

List/Hierarchical Position:
 ....  Persons, Artists
 ........  Pourbus, Pieter Jansz. (I)

Biographies:
(Dutch painter, cartographer, 1523/1524-1584, active in Flanders) ..... [VP Preferred]
(Dutch artist, ca.1510-ca.1584) ..... [WL-Courtauld]
(Netherlands artist, c.1510-1584) ..... [WCP]
(Netherlandish painter, 1523/1524-1584) ..... [PROV]
(North Netherlandish painter, ca.1510-1584) ..... [GRLPSC]
(early Netherlandish painter, 1523/1524-1584) ..... [BHA]

Sources and Contributors:
Pieter Jansz. Pourbus ........ [PROV, VP, WL-Courtauld]
...........................................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
...........................................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Pourbus, Pieter ........ [PROV, VP]
................................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
................................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 11 October 2004
Pourbus, Pieter Jansz. ........ [BHA Preferred, GRLPSC Preferred, PROV Preferred, WCP Preferred, WL-Courtauld Preferred]
.............................................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
.............................................  Witt Library, Authority files

Subject: ........ [BHA, GRLPSC, PROV, VP, WCP, WL-Courtauld]
....................  Database for the Witt Checklist of Painters c. 1200-1976 (1978-)
....................  Getty Provenance Index Databases [online] (1999)
....................  Getty Research Library Photo Archive database
....................  Getty Vocabulary Program rules
....................  Grove Art Online (2003-2008) accessed 11 October 2004
....................  Grove Dictionary of Art online (1999-2002) accessed 30 May 2002
....................  RILA/BHA (1975-2000)
....................  Thieme-Becker, Allgemeines Lexikon der Kunstler (1980-1986)
....................  Witt Library, Authority files
....................  Wurzbach, Niederl√§ndisches K√ľnstler-Lexikon (1974)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Grove Art Online (2008-)
.......... Original documentation: Census data
.......... Original documentation: Marriage registry
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